FBI Oversight

Senate Judiciary Committee members heard testimony from FBI Director Louis Freeh concerning FBI operations, procedures and budget. He… read more

Senate Judiciary Committee members heard testimony from FBI Director Louis Freeh concerning FBI operations, procedures and budget. He answered questions regarding an FBI van which was recently stolen in Memphis, TN, and carried weapons and ammunition. Director Freeh also answered questions pertaining to recent allegations of misconduct in the FBI crime lab and specifically the altering of reports and misleading testimony in several cases. He also declined to say if he would ask the attorney general to appoint a special counsel to investigate possible violations of campaign finance laws by the Democratic party and denied that he withheld national security information from the president regarding alleged Chinese attempts to influence the 1996 elections. close

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FBI Oversight

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Program ID:
86417-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 04, 1997 | 9:07am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Aug 05, 1997 | 11:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Jun 04, 1997 | 9:07am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 04, 1997 | 11:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 06, 1997 | 4:06am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 08, 1997 | 3:07pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 05, 1997 | 11:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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